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  1. RBNY Notes: Home field holds the key to Red Bulls' playoff hopes

    Matthew Artus

    Over at his insightful blog Soccer by the Numbers, Chris Anderson followed a post that summarized the effects of home-field advantage in the English Premier League by observing that Manchester United maximized its ability to collect draws on the road...

    Blog | August 24, 2011
  2. Rapid Reax: Manchester United 6, Cosmos 0

    Matthew Artus

    The New York Cosmos have stated that joining MLS is their ultimate goal. Now they have something in common with the Seattle Sounders. In the spirit of the man being honored for his ruthless form for the Red Devils, Manchester United decimated the ...

    Blog | August 05, 2011
  3. W2W4: NY Cosmos at Manchester United

    Matthew Artus

    Don't call it a comeback -- they've been here at least a year. A mere four days after the one-year anniversary of the reincarnation of a distinctly American soccer phenomenon, the New York Cosmos will kick off in their first high-profile match in ...

    Blog | August 05, 2011
  4. Cosmos Mania ready to invade Old Trafford

    Matthew Artus

    It's not a stretch to describe the New York Cosmos as an American equivalent of the Beatles. The Fab Four left an indelible mark in music through 12 iconic albums that John, Paul, George, and Ringo produced in a mere ten years' time, while the fir...

    Blog | August 05, 2011
  5. Did Backe's subs kill MLS All-Star Game chances?

    Matthew Artus

    Even with the odds stacked in favor of Manchester United on Wednesday at Red Bull Arena, Red Bulls coach Hans Backe gave the MLS All-Stars a reason to keep their heads held high at halftime. Despite two moments of individual brilliance by Anderson...

    Blog | July 28, 2011
  6. Chivas USA's LaBrocca gives MLS All-Star Game an NJ flavor

    Matthew Artus

    The best of MLS need little prodding to step into the spotlight of the 2011 MLS All-Star Game (8:30 p.m. ET, ESPN2, ESPN3), but it was the location of that spotlight which enticed Chivas USA midfielder Nick LaBrocca the most. For the Howell, N.J. ...

    Blog | July 27, 2011
  7. MLS All-Star Game as suspenseful as ever

    Matthew Artus

    Wednesday's star-studded soccer spectacular will grab the attention of association football fanatics everywhere, but it's hardly the first time that such a grand display will take place in the Garden State. Or the second. In fact, the 2011 edit...

    Blog | July 27, 2011
  8. W2W4: Juventus v. Club América at Citi Field

    Matthew Artus

    After producing a packed house in June for the first professional soccer match in the building's history, what can Citi Field do for an encore? That's the question as Serie A staple Juventus pays a visit to the home of the New York Mets on Tuesday...

    Blog | July 26, 2011
  9. Everton's Tim Howard talks transfer, MLS

    Matthew Artus

    As Everton prepares to commences its US tour on Wednesday evening at PPL Park against the Philadelphia Union, they will do so without longtime goalkeeper Tim Howard. Howard, who will not be between the posts for the Toffees against the Union, is s...

    Blog | July 20, 2011
  10. Backe picks Red Bulls trio as MLS All-Stars

    Matthew Artus

    Hans Backe will have some familiar faces at his disposal as he prepares for the national spotlight. The Red Bulls coach picked Thierry Henry, Juan Agudelo, and Tim Ream to play among the 22 players who will represent the best of MLS against Englis...

    Blog | July 18, 2011
  11. RBNY Recap: Lil' Rooney lifts Bulls over FCNY

    Matthew Artus

    If first impressions are everything, John Rooney's impression of his older brother's in-game heroics was a good start for Red Bulls supporters. Rooney's bouncing strike from the arc stood up as the game winner for the Red Bulls during their 2-1 vi...

    Blog | June 29, 2011
  12. Nash, Rossi headline beautiful Showdown in Chinatown

    Matthew Artus

    Phoenix Suns point guard Steve Nash and legendary American midfielder Claudio Reyna organized Wednesday's celebrity soccer match at a Lower East Side park for noble reasons. But was the game beautiful? While looking to escape the rampant specul...

    Blog | June 23, 2011
  13. NY Cosmos to face Manchester United at Old Trafford

    Matthew Artus

    How will the defending English Premier League champions perform against a mythical soccer club whose existence remains in limbo? The Red Army will see for themselves in early August. According to a release issued Friday morning on their website, M...

    Blog | June 10, 2011
  14. Henry, Rodgers among six Red Bulls on MLS All-Star ballot

    Matthew Artus

    Red Bulls coach Hans Backe could see many familiar faces in a very familiar place in July. Thierry Henry and Luke Rodgers find themselves among the six members of the New York Red Bulls squad vying for an opportunity to take the pitch against Engl...

    Blog | June 09, 2011
  15. W2W4: Greece vs. Ecuador at Citi Field

    Matthew Artus

    Citi Field is now on friendly terms with the beautiful game. The home of the New York Mets will become the home-away-from-home for the Ecuadorian and Greek National Teams on Tuesday evening as the two sides face off in an international friendly. T...

    Blog | June 07, 2011